Electroconvulsive therapy and Epilepsy
Dochead in Epilepsy Action5 years ago
Hello there. I'm new to this place and it has already been very re-assuring and helpful. This is more of a vain introduction but just wanted...
ECT (Electroconvulsive Therapy) Anyone?
planetjanet in Mental Health Support2 years agoPOPULAR
16 years of Depression & Anxiety, Panic Attacks & even more ..
Counselling, Medications, & Therapies aren't enough to make a cure
Rexulti, Electroconvulsive Therapy, or Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation?
anhedonia87 in Anxiety and Depression Support2 years ago
Hello. Joined here a few days ago. I have treatment-resistant Major Depressive Disorder and Social/General anxiety.
I've been in therapy and ...
ECT electroconvulsive therapy... used to be called electro shock therapy
etterus in Parkinson's Movement7 years ago
I have been back to my Psychiatrist and reported no improvement in depression/anxiety with Emsam patch-selegiline. This is after numerous a...
Electroconvulsive therapy mostly used on women and older people, says study
helvella in Thyroid UK2 years agoPOPULAR
The thought of ECT has always horrified me. I would be scared beyond belief. (Having had a few mains voltage shocks in my life was bad enoug...
Someone with experience in electroconvulsive therapy and being a patient with OCD refractory to pharmacotherapy?
Nacholibre in My OCD Community8 months ago
Hello all, I apologize writ...
chronic bells at 40
tins in Facial Palsy UK3 years ago
hi im tins from the Philippines
i had bells since 3 y.o. now im 40 and no improvemet at all. i only had physical therapy treatment only 3 yea...
ECT 7th treatment
Zoeygirl in Mental Health Support4 years ago
So the medications weren't working well so I agreed to try ECT. I barely sleep after a treatment and am feeling very anxious....we'll have...
Brother in-law was diagnosed with depression + psychosis
Helpisneededthx in Anxiety and Depression Support9 months ago
Thank you in advance. Maybe because we are new with this situation but it seems really difficult to get help or find good help when it come ...
Seems better after a seizure
Stacey77 in Headway2 years ago
Has anyone ever noticed that after a 1st seizure after a brain injury & surgery that it's helped with the progress of getting better?
Kirstielou09 in Action on Postpartum Psychosis4 years ago
What's ect ?
Cranial Electro Stimulation (CES)
monkeybus in AMN EASIER2 years ago
I think I posted about this before.
Cranial Electro Stimulation (CES) is the business of passing an extremely low ampere electrical current t...
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maeows in LUPUS UK3 years ago
i presume that most of us are on immunosuppressive medications so when something like shingles comes along they deal with it quite agressive...
Damage from ECT
Terry4949 in Mental Health Support5 months ago
I was given 12 sessions of ECT 26 months ago and I have never recovered I have constant head and jaw pain my head feels so bruised where the...
Need Alternatives to pills
mikalalnr in Anxiety and Depression Supporta year ago
I'm 38 and have been depressed my entire adult life. Clinical for a while. I've been on every pill under the sun and nothing seems to cure...
Spirit19 in Anxiety and Depression Supporta year ago
I’m sorry I keep posting so much today, my thoughts are keeping me up and I don’t know how else to get them out . I’m afraid of holding them...
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ZenGiraffe in Anxiety and Depression Supporta year ago
I’m 28 w TRD and just went for a screening to see if I qualify for a clinical trial of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS). DBS is brain surgery w...
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Peggy76 in Thyroid UK3 years ago
Have a pacemaker so can only use hot water bottles & gel pads does anyone else have an answer. I have so many other illnesses going on at t...
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laurenmontgom in Anxiety and Depression Supporta year ago
So, since I last posted on these boards, a lot has changed. I moved in with my mother about a month ago, I see my psychiatrist occasionally,...
A little confused
Vabeas78 in Anxiety and Depression Supporta year ago
I’ve read posts on here for a while now but never really posted anything but today I decided to post. I have suffered from depression and an...
shelley1 in Functional Neurological Disorder - FND Hope4 years ago
Hi everyone,I have to have a EMG test and haven't a clue what to exspect I don't know if its going to be painful or what to exspect as my Ne...
StayinAlive in Above & Beyond3 years ago
Hi all, I'm new.
I've had severe depression all my life ( since 6 years old ) I'm now 48. I went for the name \" stayinAlive\" because that'...
So tired of fighting
Frozenimages in Mental Health Support2 years ago
Yesterday was really bad. I got into it with my husband. He was on an emotional dysregulation episode. Something was going on because it ...
Let's Get This Over With...
Hidden in Anxiety and Depression Support2 years agoPOPULAR
Would someone help me out and just please just kill me already?!?!
Thank you so much. I appreciate it.
Need someone to talk about to
Trees2357 in Anxiety Supporta year agoPOPULAR
Is there anyone that wants to talk
Is Electroshock Therapy “ECT” an Effective Treatment?
JenniferM in Action on Postpartum Psychosis7 years agoPOPULAR
Is Electroshock Therapy or Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) an effective treatment? There seems to be some debate about the effectiveness of...
What's a Health Agent and Why Would I Need One
joncarrbrown in MyDirectives: Make your medical wishes known!2 years ago
What is a healthcare agent/Health Supporter?
A healthcare agent is a person you name in your emergency, critical and advance care plan to mak...
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PP in the menopause ?
Bubble1955 in Action on Postpartum Psychosis3 years ago
Hi Everyone, I am 60. I had the worst case of PP when I had my son 33 years ago. It was life threatening to the point were I was sectioned...
It's just one of those days...
EmilyAnne9769 in Anxiety and Depression Support2 years agoPOPULAR
My anxiety is through the roof. I feel helpless and hopeless and overall exhausted with my life and who I am.
Detached and feel like I'm going crazy
Suebi in Anxiety Supporta year agoPOPULAR
First time I have posted I've had what I think is Depersonisation since July last year , the anxiety is unrelenting especially early morning...
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